Retrospective – Taiwan: An Invitation to Maintain Courage
This video concludes a series on Father General’s journeys to a number of Jesuit Provinces over recent months.
At the end of July, Father General visited Taiwan, one of the territories of the Chinese Province. The communications’ team of this Province collected photos of the visit. These draw attention not only to Fr. Sosa’s travel around the island, but also to significant elements of his message.
Watch this short video to the end. It contains a call to move forward. This applies not only in the Chinese context, but also to all those who are animated by the Ignatian spirit.
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